Associated British Foods plc operates within the Women's clothing stores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Associated British Foods plc with three other
apparel stores in Europe:
sales of 13.67 billion Euro [US$15.13 billion]
of which 61%
was Gucci Group),
Industria de Diseno Textil SA
(25.34 billion Euro [US$28.06 billion]
of which 66%
was Zara), and
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB
based in Sweden
(210.40 billion Swedish Kronor [US$21.76 billion]
of which 68%
was Europe and Africa).
During the year ended September of 2018, sales at
Associated British Foods plc were £15.57 billion (US$19.47 billion).
a very small
increase of 1.4%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were £15.36 billion.
This was the third consecutive year of growth at Associated British Foods plc.
Sales of Agriculture saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
12.3% in 2018, from
£1.20 billion to £1.35 billion.
Associated British Foods plc also saw significant increases in sales in
Retail (up 6.0% to £7.48 billion)
Not all segments of Associated British Foods plc experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of Sugar fell 14.5% to £1.86 billion.
Associated British Foods plc also experienced decreases in sales in
Grocery (down 0.4% to £3.42 billion)
Ingredients (down 1.7% to £1.47 billion)